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>> following the kentucky clash. >> look. here's the deal. >> what does that mean? >> it is malarkey. >> the matter what they call it, the blames were flying including this question on the stimulus. >> wasn't a good idea to spend taxpayer dollars on electric cars in finland or windmills in china? >> that's mostly false according to politifact. >> this has been a talking point for many republican than they have just glossed over and really twisted the details of these things. >> the vice-president may have been doing some twisting of his own when he made this comment about the approach to medicare. >> their ideas are old and bad. they eliminate the guarantee of medicare. >> that is rated as half true. >> it's a matter of debate and
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how you define guarantee. >> they would change the nature of the program. >> there was some truth to what both candidates had to say last night reading most of their claims in the partially true category. >> getting back to the discussion on libya, what else did they find? >> they say the claim by the vice-president is mostly false because the state department, part of the administration, did not about the request for more security at the consulate where the ambassador was killed. the white house said today when he said they were not told, he meant that he, explicitly, was not told, nor was the president. rummies seized on this earlier today accusing biden of doubling down on the nile. >> locally come a new television ads supporting expanded gambling
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targeting voters in baltimore. and implies that a question 7 does not pass that a casino may not open in baltimore city. we asked david collins to look into the claim and he joins us with our own fact check. >> the last line of the tv ad got our attention. the general manager of the new baltimore city casinos as we are ready to build here and all that has to happen as question 7. >> we are ready to build right here. we are ready and it's real. all that has to happen as question 7. >> this claim is misleading. the casino will operate regardless of the outcome. they awarded caesars entertainment group a license over the summer and they will operate south of the stadium under the harrah's name. a city review panel rejected the proposal for a massive parking garages. they are seeking changes in the plans for traffic flow.
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the two-story facility will have 3700 slot machines. they want to partner with hotels and restaurants including shuttles back and forth. >> we will bring table games right here. >> passage will allow table games. caesars owns the world series of poker and pledged to schedule an aventis question 7 passes. >> a $25 million investment that will create 2500 jobs right here. >> that represents not only implementing table games but implementing restaurants. that suggests they plan to offer between 125-130 table games including poker. each table game supports 3.5 jobs. they offer medical and dental
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benefits as well as 401-k. this includes gaming dealers, clerks and a supervisor salary ranging from $43,000-$71,000. this estimate is hard because conceal information is proprietary. public records indicate 31% of patrons come from maryland. according to the latest filings, $35.70 million has been spent on trying to sway public opinion on the referendum, more than was spent on the last governor's race. the gaming heavyweights are funding economic studies for their cause. three have been made public and just like the tv ads, they draw different conclusions. david collins, wbal-tv 11 news.
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>> for more, had to our website where you can find the latest political news and the most up- to-date information for state, local, and national elections. >> nothing doing, at least defensively for either the yankees are the orioles in game 5. no score in yankee stadium so far. we just got the first orioles head of the game in the fourth. the pitchers are having quite a battle going on. more updates as the game unfolds in the bronx, but right now heading into rob roblin out with some serious baltimore fans. >> how're you doing? we have some serious baseball fans a year. how are you doing? >> so far, so good. i want to stick through. >> no score. the yankees arrived about now. >> i'm hoping the pitcher starts
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breaking down. >> in this series has been intense. >> it so much fun. >> it's been long in coming. >> 15 years. we did not get to see any of the good ones before we were born. >> i've been waiting for this my whole life. >> a lot of people are very excited. look at all the fans here tonight. i'll tell you what. this crowd is watching the game. they're not just screaming and yelling. these guys are watching the game and henley because they want the o's to win. we will be here watching the game with you. let's hope we win. what do you think? >> go o's! [cheers] >> go o's. rob roblin, wbal-tv 11 news. >> get them stirred up a little out there. definitely keeping the faith.
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orangs beards, orioles beer, show us your orange. ulocal on our mobile app and >> is 61-year-old man was walking home on north charles street when someone came up behind him and shot him in the head just after 5:30 yesterday evening. they're looking for a light complected mail last seen wearing a baseball hat and a green shirt as it was leaving the scene. it's still unclear if this was a random more targeted event. two men sent to life in prison without the chance of parole accused of killing or conspiring to kill a teenager outside of the towson town center last holiday season. they were found guilty of plotting to kill a 19 year-old. the two orchestrated the hit. the accused triggerman has yet to go to trial.
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it was all caught on tape and now the woman accused of beating an elderly nursing home patient will go on trial december 12th. she pled not guilty to abusing the vulnerable adults. the victim's daughter had set up a security camera in the nursing home room. after seeing what had been recorded, she turned it over to police. the initial trial was set back in 2007 but she fled to kenya. she was recently extradited back to baltimore. >> please want to make sure your weapons are secured. to help make that happen, they're giving away free gunlocks. the goal -- keep firearms out of the hands of children. tim tooten joins us live from the newsroom with more. >> this is the counties web responding to a number of guns turning up in schools taken from homes of relatives. it's being unveiled that they are investigating a third school incident.
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>> at a press conference to announce the program, the county executive sent a strong message to gun owners. >> this is not only owners being careless. frankly, they were caused by owners who were being idiotic. >> on thursday, more trouble. this time at deer park magnate middle school where they arrested and charged two 12 year-old's. one showed up with ammunition to a 380 caliber. police later found the gun at the home of one of the students. the weapon was part of a trade for an xbox video game. this is one reason they are being forced to give away free locks. >> responsible gun owners use the lock. it calls -- costs just a few dollars. we will give it to you free. show you are a baltimore county resident and we will give you up to three of them.
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>> there have been three gun incidents. one of perry hall where a student was injured. a few weeks later, in other and now at deer park metal magnate. the gun recovered in that case was registered and locked. >> we appreciate that parent had a gun lock like this in place, but what the parent did not have was a secure location to store that weapon. when you have children, they're going to access these weapons. it does not matter where you hide them. >> right now, they have 2000 on hand than they are being paid for by money from the baltimore county police foundation. you can find them at all 10 baltimore county police stations in the public safety building in towson. tim tooten, wbal-tv 11 news. >> tomorrow morning, the sound
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of thousands of feet in the street. the baltimore running festival is set for tomorrow. >> what organizers expect this year and how to get full coverage of the marathon from home. >> coming up, and a date from the orioles in new york and the ravens getting a break from the pittsburgh steelers. >> frost and feet -- freeze advisory for tonight. we will give you the seven-day in a few minutes. a beautiful shot of the city. stay tuned. the weather is next. >> live, local, late-breaking. you're watching wbal-tv 11 news at 6 with rod daniels and donna hamilton. if your insta-weather + forecast with tom tasselmyer. 11 sports director jerry sandusky and sky team 11 covering breaking news. covering breaking news.
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>> get ready, set, go. baltimore >> will be filled with thousands of runners. there are looking at about 27,000 participating this year from all 50 states and 24 countries, the largest ever in the 12-year history. wbal the tv is your exclusive home for the running festival. you can watch it on tv and online. you can get some tips, street closures. coverage begins bright and
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early, 5:00. >> the weather looks like it's going to be pretty nice. >> it's going to be close -- cold. inmay get into the low 30's the suburbs. >> it's not bad. there will not be any wind. they do not care about the cold of long as there is no wind in their face. let's start with the current conditions. different coming three few hours ago pushing off the coast right now. a big area of canadian high- pressure moving in keeping the air quiet and chile for the next 24 hours. it will be a cold light tonight we need a few things to happen before temperatures can drop off. you have to get rid of the cloud cover which should happen as the clouds follow the front off the coast. in clear skies and calm wind. the clouds and the wind still hanging around.
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humidity only 34% but we still have a northwest when that 13 m.p.h.. the wind will die down over the next few hours allowing the temperatures to drop down close to freezing. already in the low 50's in the northern suburbs. you guys might drop below 32 degrees. a freeze advisory in effect for all area shaded in purple. anytime you get close to the water, it will warm up of clothes so bay water temperatures still in the 60's. away from the city and away from the water, likely will wake up with a little frost on your pumpkins. clearing and cold and i dropping to about 30 in the northwest suburbs, 40 in the city. sunset at 6:31. in the city, if you're running tomorrow, it will be almost perfect. it will be chilly, but there will be no wind. 40 degrees at 8:00.
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and then maybe making up to about 54 in the city by noon. good running water for the baltimore running festival tomorrow. lots of sunshine and chile with temperatures between 56-61 degrees. light and variable wind. high tide at fort mchenry early tomorrow morning. going to be a nice weekend and warmer. on sunday, if you're going to the ravens game, you picked a good one. the cloud will be thickening up, but it should stay dry. the next chance for rain coming on monday. we will spend the rest of the week in the 60's. the next rain chant is not until next thursday or friday. all in all, good rain chances. >> this is 11 sports from the susquehanna bank's board center. >> game by playing out in new york the way you would expect.
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22 games between them and each team had won 11. it is for less. a a pitcher's duel going on right now. the winner will advance to tomorrow's start of the american league championship cities -- series. that next series starts tomorrow night on the road in detroit against the tigers. the yankees have their first hit of the ball game now as texeira gets on base in the bottom of the fifth. on sunday, the ravens welcome america's team to town. do not look for a gracious welcome for the dallas cowboys. the ravens prepare for the only franchise worth more than the yankees. flacco has been outstanding in his first three home games freezing his toughest challenge yet. the cowboys on sunday will bring the top passing defense to the stadium.
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after an extra few days of rest, the cowboys are coming off of day bye this week. ravens know they have to play better this week than they did last week on the road. >> most teams are up and down in the nfl because everyone is so good. every week presents a new challenge. the margin of success and failure is just that much. it is a play here and they play there. that's just kind of the way it is for everyone. that's what makes the nfl so good. >> lot of people may not have noticed that in other years would not have become a much hotter talking target. the steelers have stumbled to a 2-3 start. they are struggling on the road. still it forced quarterly -- first quarter lead. going 82 yeard -- yards for the td.
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titans blocking the punt. tennessee coming up with the ball on the pittsburgh oen yard line. titans cashing in from 1 yard out. 13-10, titans. coming down to this kick -- from 40 right through the uprights. upsetting the steelers. falling to 2-3 for tehe first time under tomlin. >> we lost a game. that's how we look at it. we all could have done more and that's just team football. that's the ultimate team sport. >> bottom of the fifth and still scoreless. the yankees left texeira on 2nd. ibanez could be coming up.
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>> no, raul. i love his nam.e we have the seven-day forecast when we come back.
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it's heavy lifting. you start with a democratic senator named ben. by getting bwi-marshall funding for new runways,
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he's helping us serve 21 million passengers a year, which helps keep 100,000 jobs that depend on the airport, and that means more cargo for more businesses and more skycaps unloading more taxis... welcome to bwi. ...carrying families with more luggage. thanks. it's like he's out here with us. he's my friend, ben. i hope he's your friend, too. i'm ben cardin, and i approve this message.
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>> thousand of people getting ready to run their hearts out during the baltimore running festival. tonight, it's all about the preparation. as we speak, the orioles and yankees are battling it out. tonight, we will have the ramp up and reaction. up and reaction. as a pastor, my support for question 6 is rooted in my belief that the government
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should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. this law does not force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and protecting all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6.
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>> still in the bottom of the fifth and the yankees have taken a 1-0 lead on the ibanez rbi. 2 on, 1 out. bottom of the 5. one of them will be the series' mvp forever wins the game tonight. >> chile tomorrow but nice. lots of sunshine. you could make a to some frost under pumpkin's especially if you are outside of the city and away from the water. good morning weather. wind will die down. 71 on sunday for the ravens game. you picked a good one if you're going. next drain will hold off until monday. >> -- next rain holding off.
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>> go o's.
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david smallwood: maryland money needs to stay in maryland. it's just that simple, i mean, it's a no brainer. anncr: every year marylanders spend five hundred and fifty... million at casinos in west virginia, delaware... and pennsylvania. one west virginia paper calls it a "cash cow" for them. but its cost maryland over one billion dollars. money that could have created good jobs and... better schools for us.

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